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CFMEU Forestry and Furnishing Products Division
of the CFMEU has 18,200 members in all areas of the Forest and Wood Products and Furnishing Industries.
Gippsland MP shows Federal Government how to act to defend local manufacturing jobs
- 25 November 2013
The CFMEU today welcomed action by Coalition Member of Parliament for Gippsland Darren Chester to champion local jobs and the paper manufacturing industry in Federal Parliament.
Anti-Dumping Election Promises Must Be Kept in Chinese Paper Probe: CFMEU
- 18 November 2013
Union makes unprecedented formal submission on probe
Immigration Minister urged to intervene following allegations Hungarian workers exploited under controversial 457 visa
- 15 November 2013
Immigration Minister Scott Morrison has been urged to intervene to prevent the deportation of 20 Hungarian workers, and protect them from being victimised by their employer, after the men were allegedly ripped off and exploit...
Pulp mill needed to get Tasmanian labour market moving
- 7 November 2013
The CFMEU has welcomed today's dip in the Tasmanian unemployment rate, but warned that big projects like the Tamar Valley pulp mill are still needed to get the Tasmanian labour market moving.
What happened to the budget emergency?
- 6 November 2013
Federal Government finds $300 million for super rich while hurting 3.6 million workers
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Why Mr Abbott should we put you first when you put local workers last?
Visit the Why Mr Abbott campaign website to find out why workers are asking Mr Abbott about his plans to extend the 457 visa scheme.
Federal Election 2013 Pulp and Paper Jobs Campaign
The CFMEU Pulp and Paper Workers' District is running a dedicated campaign to push political parties to act on jobs during the Federal Election campaign.
Let's Spread it Around
The CFMEU is campaigning for government policies that spread the benefits of the boom more widely. Policies that support the creation of more jobs in manufacturing, that give Australian workers priority on new construction jo...
Tasmanian Forest Agreement
Union members can be proud of their role in achieving the historic Tasmanian Forest Agreement Act 2013.
Carter Holt Harvey: Greater Green Triangle Campaign
CFMEU Members in the Greater Green Triangle District have been taking action to protect their jobs, their families and their community. Check this campaign page regularly for the latest news on the campaign, Union media relea...
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